5 Cool Bike Helmets for Boys

Kids have a different set of priorities than we do. When it comes to buying a helmet – they don’t really care about how safe it is – they just want something that looks cool. They’d probably prefer to not wear one at all, but we all know that’s not going to happen! As a […]

Bring Stories To Life With The PlayTown App For Kids


  One of the things I remember most about my childhood is just how much using my imagination entertained me nearly everyday.  From putting on backyard plays, dance recitals, and pretending to be a myriad of different people in different adventures, there was never a dull moment, even if I didn’t have anyone else to […]

How To Work Off A Pancake Breakfast


A couple of weekends ago, E.B. surprised us by suddenly wanting to enter the Kids Fun Run at our local OctoberFest.  He’s always been a pretty good runner, and I have begged him in the past to enter these fun runs, but he always turned me down.  All it took was seeing the other children […]

Cold & Flu Season- What Do You Use When You Have No Kleenex?


It’s that time of year again.  The time of year that none of us look forward to.  Cold and flu season is almost here and you may already be getting ready to do battle with these nasty, unwelcome visitors by stocking up on medicine, taking your flu shot, and avoiding crowded places.  If you’re like […]

Trick-Or-Treat! Halloween Books For Kids


Halloween is quickly approaching, and if you are looking for some great Halloween books for kids, HarperCollins has a great selection sure to please your little ghosts and goblins.  Here are a few we received in the mail to check out:   LULU GOES TO WITCH SCHOOL   Little Lulu is off to witch school […]

Pillsbury Heat-N-Go Mini Pancakes-Wal-Mart Gift Card Giveaway


Growing up, my mom always told me that breakfast was “brain food” and stressed the importance of “feeding my brain” before heading off to school.  When I was smaller, I took that advice.  However, once I hit middle school and high school, I was more concerned with choosing my outfit and fixing my hair to […]

Battery Safety and Children- An Energizer Giveaway


How many things in your home operate on a coin lithium battery?  Do you have remote keyless entry on your car?  Children’s picture books with sound?  Do you use flameless candles?  Many of these items operate on coin lithium batteries.  Have you ever stopped to think what might happen if your small child were to […]